Community Action's Gathering Place is taking donations for its dollar for dollar match campaign and their goal is to raise $78,000.

ITS SPONSORS WILL MATCH THE FINAL TOTAL AND THE FUNDS GO TO FEEDING THE HUNGRY IN LINCOLN. THE KITCHEN WILL BE OPEN ON nEW YEARS EVE FOR ANYONE TO ENJOY A MEAL.

"We are so thankful for the generosity of our community", said Lisa Jenssen, for the Gathering Place. " We've been getting donations even just this morning. this really is the perfect time to contribute to our campaign. We have about $10,000 left in our goal.

Gathering Place, which is near 14th and E, served more than 29,000 meals this year, the highest amount since they began years ago.